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2014-08-21 12:34:59

K-12 online public school program offers individualized curriculum to Ohio students MAUMEE, Ohio, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ohio Virtual Academy, an accredited, full-time, tuition-free online public school for students residing across the state, will begin the 2014-2015 academic year on August 25, 2014. The program marks the start of its 13th year providing an individualized approach to learning in order to meet the needs of every student. OHVA uses the award-winning...

2014-07-29 20:24:47

Innovative admissions path shows 'You are more than a test score' PHILADELPHIA, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a bold move underscoring Temple University's commitment to access and diversity, President Neil D. Theobald today announced the "Temple Option," an admissions path for talented students who show great potential for success but don't perform well on standardized tests. Starting with applications for fall 2015, students may apply via the Temple Option without...

2014-06-15 23:01:44

Thinking Skills Club, a website of fun, interactive video games that improve a child's ability to learn by developing memory, attention and other thinking skills, is offering free memberships at Homeschool.com, a home schooling website with a large following. The memberships are available at no-cost for all of June and last through August 31. Toronto, ON (PRWEB) June 15, 2014 Thinking Skills Club is pleased to participate in the Homeschooling.com Summer Freebie Extravaganza by...

2014-05-17 23:03:30

The Thinking Skills Club website for teachers and homeschoolers has had an overhaul to focus more on its main mission: helping kids think better. Toronto ON (PRWEB) May 17, 2014 All kids learn differently, but they all have to know how to think. The Thinking Skills Club after school computer club has revamped its website to reflect its core mission: to help kids think more efficiently to support them in school. The Thinking Skills Club offers a curriculum of online games that kids can...

2014-04-30 23:25:07

Fort Lauderdale company wins 2 national reading and math awards. Fort Lauderdale , Florida (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 SmartTutor.com, a South Florida-based reading and math software publisher (http://www.SmartTutor.com), announced today that the company’s online Education Program was awarded the prestigious Best Educational Software Award (BESSIE) from the ComputED Learning Center. Smart Tutor received the BESSIE Award in both Early and Upper Elementary Reading/Math Website categories. The...

2014-03-06 23:03:50

Statewide Virtual Public School to Offer Tuition-free Middle and High School Option for Maine Families; Enrollment Opens This Spring Augusta, ME (PRWEB) March 06, 2014 Students in grades 7-12 from across Maine will have an exciting new public school option for the 2014-2015 school year. Maine Connections Academy (MCA), a full-time virtual public charter school, has been approved by the Maine Charter School Commission. The new school will deliver technology-enhanced, tuition-free, public...

2014-02-18 23:02:37

Ultimate Typing™ has announced its collaboration with the website Tina’s Dynamic Homeschooling Plus in order to promote touch typing in homeschooling curricula across the country. New York City, NY (PRWEB) February 19, 2014 eReflect announced today that it is proud to have a new partnership with the team Tina’s Dynamic Homeschooling Plus. The collaboration is aimed at raising awareness of the importance of technological skills, specifically touch typing, in the modern homeschooling...

2014-01-29 23:27:50

The Home Learning Association, America's premier national homeschool organization, has made the first webisode of its new web series called "Space Camp" available for viewing today on its YouTube channel. The twelve webisode series will air one webisode per week and will follow a quirky group of 16 as they have fun learning about the wonders of space, astronaut training, shuttle missions, robotics and more over 12 days at Space Camp in Huntsville, Alabama. Englewood, CO...

2014-01-27 23:02:36

Ultimate Spelling™ is considered an essential learning tool by homeschooling mum and blogger at the website A Moment In Our World. The program’s assets are highlighted and praised in her detailed review. New York City, NY (PRWEB) January 28, 2014 The homeschooling blogger at the website Amomentinourworld.com features a review of spelling improvement software Ultimate Spelling™, illustrating in an objective light the benefits of the software. The reviewer asserts its suitability for...

2014-01-26 23:01:08

A blog dedicated to homeschooling features the latest review of Ultimate Spelling™ software, revealing it’s a student-friendly program for improving spelling skills quickly. New York City, NY (PRWEB) January 27, 2014 Ultimate Spelling™, one of the e-learning products developed by eReflect, has been reviewed by the homeschooling mother and teacher Amy Maze. This review of Ultimate Spelling™ assesses the software thoroughly, looking at its features and examining its ability to help...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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